Travel by rail can be an enjoyable part of your next holiday or an essential requirement for your business and employment– either way, you can find the best deals, added to the convenience of online booking, available below.
East Midlands Trains sells tickets for all UK train journeys, in addition to our own train services.
Buy their cheap train tickets exclusively online here – you won’t find cheaper tickets anywhere else. Take advantage of these great reasons to book online with East Midland; from the great value Advance fares booked up to 12 weeks ahead to their special deals and offers- so start planning your next trip today.
TransPennine Express (TPE) are an operator of intercity train services linking key cities and major towns in the North and Scotland.
They run around 238 services daily on weekdays and almost as many at weekends, and serve 83 stations of which 19 are directly managed by us. TPE carries on average 61,000 customers every day with around 60% of these being leisure travelers. Last year they carried 29 million customers. Save up to 50% on tickets here; student specials available. (also known as First Great Western)
There’s every reason to be happy if you’re aged 16 to 25, because with this Railcard customers enjoy 1/3 off rail fares when they go by train. Users can also apply for one if they’re a mature student in full time study, as long as they’re eligible. It means customers can save money on trips into town, days out to the coast, or weekend festivals – as many times as they like.
The Railcard costs just £30. So after three or four trips, the card will have paid for itself. And over a year, an average saving of £179 could be made.
A Railcard doesn’t just save money on travel. It saves customers money with our partners too – on days out, restaurants, hotels and more. Visit our Offers and Rewards area regularly to keep up to date on the great deals available.
Family & Friends
You don’t need an excuse to spend time with your friends and family. But we’re going to give you one anyway. Because with a Family & Friends Railcard customers enjoy 1/3 off rail fares for up to 4 adults and 60% off for up to 4 kids between 5 and 15. Plus holders can have two adults named on one card, so when one cardholder isn’t using it, the other can.
It means cardholders can save money on trips to see the grandparents, days out to theme parks, or weekends by the seaside – as many times as they like.